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by Sheldon, Sidney
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Tracy Whitney is sentenced to fifteen years imprisonment due to a frame-up. On her escape, she uses her intelligence, beauty and ice-cold nerve, in a vendetta against the mobsters responsible
Topics: Whitney, Tracy (Fictitious character), Ex-convicts, Revenge, Fiction, Detective and mystery stories
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by Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959
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"Originally published as The Raymond Chandler omnibus"--T.p. verso
Topics: Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, American
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Half title: The lock and key library; classic mystery and detective stories of all nations
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Models (Persons), Policewomen, Women detectives, Detective and...
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by Clark, Mary Higgins; Clark, Mary Higgins. Weep no more, my lady. 1992; Clark, Mary Higgins. Stillwatch. 1992; Clark, Mary Higgins. Cry in the night. 1992
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Originally published in separate volumes
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, American
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by Francis, Dick
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Malcolm Pembroke has the gold--and five ex-wives and nine children. When his least likable ex-wife meets violent death, Malcolm begins to worry about his own neck. Malcolm calls on his son Ian to protect him from his nearest--if not always dearest--relatives, and Ian comes up with the critical clue in the dark Pembroke past of greed, hate, lust and revenge
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories
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by Agatha Christie
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favorite 2
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Topics: Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Jack Argyle has died in prison, wrongly accused of the murder of his adoptive mother Rachel, and now everyone in the Argyle family looks suspicious
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, English
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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The mirror crack'd.--A Caribbean mystery.--Nemesis.--What Mrs. McGillicuddy saw!--The body in the library
Topics: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, English, Women detectives
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Half title: The lock and key library; classic mystery and detective stories of all nations
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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Half title: The lock and key library; classic mystery and detective stories of all nations
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Heyer, Georgette, 1902-1974
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When Gervase Frant, Seventh Earl of St. Erth, returns at last from Waterloo to his family seat at Stanyon, he enjoys a less than welcoming homecoming. Only Theo, a cousin even quieter than himself, is there to greet him and when he meets his stepmother and young half-brother he detects open regret that he has survived the wars
Topics: Regency novels, Romance fiction, Detective and mystery stories
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by Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957, ed
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Serial
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930; Verral, Charles Spain; Gill, Tom
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I meet Mr. Sherlock Holmes ; The adventure of the speckled band ; The naval treaty ; A case of identity ; The adventure of the blue carbuncle ; The Red-Headed League ; The final problem ; Epilogue
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957
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The Five red herrings was first published in the U.S. under the title Suspicious characters
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, English
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Also published as "The murder at Hazelmoor."
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Peril at end house -- The murder at Hazelmoor -- Easy to kill -- Ten little Indians -- Evil under the sun
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, English
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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The Tuesday club murders. The Tuesday night club ; The idol house of Astarte ; Ingots of gold ; The bloodstained pavement ; Motive v. opportunity ; The thumbmark of St. Peter ; The blue geranium ; The companion ; The four suspects ; A Christmas tragedy ; The herb of death ; The affair at the bungalow ; Death by drowning -- The regatta mystery. Miss Marple tells a story -- Three blind mice. Strange jest ; The case of the perfect maid ; The case of the caretaker ; Tape-measure murder -- Double...
Topics: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, English, Women detectives
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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POIROT INVESTIGATES: Adventue of "The western star" -- Tragedy at Marsdon Manor -- Adventure of the cheap flat -- Mystery of hunter's lodge -- Million dollar bond robbery -- Adventure of the Egyptian tomb -- Jewel robbery at the Grand Metropolitan -- Kidnappped prime minister -- Disappearance of Mr. Davenheim -- Adventure of the Italian nobleman -- Case of the missing will -- Veiled lady -- Lost mine -- Chocolate box -- DEAD MAN'S MIRROR: Dead man's mirror -- Incredible theft --...
Topics: Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, English, Private...
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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The Tuesday club murders: The Tuesday night club ; The Idol House of Astarte ; Ingots of gold ; The bloodstained pavement ; Motive v. opportunity ; The thumbmark of St. Peter ; The blue geranium ; The companion ; The four suspects ; A Christmas tragedy ; The herb of death ; The affair at the bungalow ; Death by drowning -- from The Regatta Mystery: Miss Marple tells a story -- from Three Blind Mice: Strange jest ; The case of the perfect maid ; The case of the caretaker ; Tape-measure murder --...
Topics: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, English, Detective and mystery...
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by Coulter, Catherine
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Topics: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation, Detective and mystery stories
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Includes index
Topics: Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976, Authors, English, Detective and mystery stories
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976; Berkley Books; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Also published as The Tuesday Club murders."
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories, English
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by Greenwood, Kerry; Greenwood, Kerry. Cocaine blues; Greenwood, Kerry. Flying too high; Greenwood, Kerry. Murder on the Ballarat train
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"Become addicted to Phryne's first three riveting mysteries."
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Fisher, Phryne (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Detective and mystery stories, Australian,...
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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The edge -- The actress -- While the light lasts -- The house of dreams -- The lonely god -- Manx gold -- Within the wall -- The mystery of the Spanish chest -- The harlequin tea set
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, English, Detective and mystery stories
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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"Would you like to see a picture of a murderer?" So asks a stranger of Miss Jane Marple while she is vacationing on luxurious St. Honore. Before she has a chance to answer, the mystery man vanishes, only to be found dead the following day. Now Miss Marple is asking the questions: What happened to the curious photo: Why is the hotelier prone to nightmares? Why doesn't the most-talked-about guest, a reclusive millionaire, ever leave his room? Any why is Miss Marple fearing for her own...
Topics: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Detective and mystery stories
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by Keene, Carolyn
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Nancy arrives in Phoenix, Arizona, eagerly looking forward to a fun-filled vacation at Shadow Ranch but finds herself embroiled in a baffling mystery involving a phantom horse and buried treasure
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Treasure troves
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by Keene, Carolyn
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Haunted house -- Mysterious mishap -- Stolen necklace -- Strange music -- Puzzling interview -- Gorilla face -- Frightening eyes -- Startling plunge -- Worrisome delay -- Midnight watch -- Elusive ghost -- Newspaper clue -- Crash -- Urgent message -- New suspect -- Sold! -- Through the trap door -- Confession -- Hidden staircase -- Nancy's victory
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Drew, Nancy (Fictitious character), Mystery and detective stories,...
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by Robin Cook
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories, American
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by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
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The silent speaker -- Might as well be dead -- If death ever slept -- 3 at Wolfe's door -- Gambit -- Please pass the guilt -- A family affair
Topics: Wolfe, Nero (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Detective and mystery stories, American
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Topics: Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Detective and mystery stories,...
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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A story of murder in the village of King's Abbot, and the power of guilt that brings the story to conclusion
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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Where are the children? -- A stranger is watching -- The cradle will fall
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, American
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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"A Kangaroo book."
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930; Baring-Gould, William Stuart, 1913-1967, ed
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Bibliography: v. 2, p. 807-824
Topics: Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, English, Private...
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by Dixon, Franklin W
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After a dying criminal confesses that his loot has been stashed "in the tower," the Hardy boys make an astonishing discovery
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Hardy Boys (Fictitious characters), Mystery fiction
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by Sheldon, Sidney
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Nothing last forever races from the llife and death decisions of the operating room to the tension-packed fireworks of a murder trial. It lays bare the ambitions and fears of healers and killers, lovers and betrayers
Topics: Women physicians, Hospitals, Detective and mystery stories
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976; Godfrey, Thomas, 1945-
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22 stories by Agatha Christie, Ngaio Marsh, Dorothy L. Sayers, Margery Allingham, G. K. Chesterton, Wilkie Collins, Arthur Conan Doyle, P. D. James, and others
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, English, Country homes, Country life, Manors
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976; American Popular Literature Collection. IDeKN
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Included in the APL Collection because of the number of American editions published
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
Topics: Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character), Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Private investigators,...
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Topics: Detective and mystery stories, English, Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
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"This edition contains the complete and unabridged texts of the original editions"--T.p. verso
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, American
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Lorac, E. C. R., 1894-1958; Rivett, Edith Caroline, 1894-1958
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E. C. R. Lorac er pseudonym for Edith Caroline Rivett
Topics: Police, Detective and mystery stories
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The secret adversary -- The murder of Roger Ackroyd -- The boomerang clue -- The moving finger -- Death comes as the end
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, English
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by Holt, Victoria, 1906-1993
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Pullman, Philip, 1946-
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Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1985
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Orphans
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930
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"Previously published in 1984 under the title The Illustrated Sherlock Holmes treasury"--T.p. verso
Topics: Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, English, Private...
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Half title: The lock and key library; classic mystery and detective stories of all nations
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Holt, Victoria, 1906-1993
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Orphaned at five and raised on the charity of wealthy cousins, Ellen Kellaway searches for the secrets of her long lost family on a wild island off the Cornwall coast
Topics: Romantic fiction, Gothic fiction, English, Romance fiction, Love stories, Detective and mystery...
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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The adventure of "The western star" -- The tragedy at Marsdon manor -- The adventure of the cheap flat -- The mystery of Hunter's lodge -- A million dollar bond robbery -- The adventure of the Egyptian tomb -- The jewel robbery at the Grand Metropolitan -- The kidnapped prime minister -- The disappearance of Mr. Davenhelm -- The adventure of the Italian nobleman -- The case of the missing will -- The veiled lady -- The lost mine -- The chocolate box
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Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
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by Gardner, Erle Stanley, 1889-1970
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The case of the velvet claws -- The case of the sun bather's diary -- The case of the demure defendant
Topics: Mason, Perry (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
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by Francis, Dick
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A Fawcett Crest book
Topics: Horse racing, Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, Horse racing
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Agatha Christie
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Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976; Ludlow, Mike
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Cover painting by Mike Ludlow
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, English
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by Gardner, Erle Stanley, 1889-1970
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels
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It is the week before Christmas. A tanking economy has prompted Dr. Kay Scarpetta - despite her busy schedule and her continuing work as the senior forensic analyst for CNN - to offer her services pro bono to New York City's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. In no time at all, her increased visibility seems to precipitate a string of unexpected and unsettling events. She is asked live on the air about the sensational case of Hannah Starr, who has vanished and is presumed dead. Moments later...
Topics: Scarpetta, Kay (Fictitious character), Medical examiners (Law), Forensic pathologists, Women...
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by Julie Garwood
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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At Misty Lake Nancy and her friends investigate two mysteries: a pop singer whose record company may be cheating him of royalties, and a missing treasure
Topics: Drew, Nancy (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories
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by Stilton, Geronimo; Ferrario, Giuseppe; Brusco, Federico; Grassini, Valentina, 1981-; Sacchi, Chiara
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"English translation ... by Atlantyca S.p.A."--Title page verso
Topics: Stilton, Geronimo, Mice, Karate, Detective and mystery stories, Journalists, Mystery and detective...
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by Keene, Carolyn
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A terrified young girl and the peculiar guardian she fears get Nancy involved in a strange and daring mystery case
Topics: Mystery and detective stories, Detective and mystery stories
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by Grafton, Sue
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In Santa Teresa, California, PI Kinsey Millhone is hired by a mother to investigate her daughter's death, which police are unable to solve. As Millhone probes, there emerges a picture of a two-facetted woman, simple receptionist during the day and porno queen at night. By the author of A Is for Alibi
Topics: Millhone, Kinsey (Fictitious character), Women private investigators, Detective and mystery stories
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by Francis, Dick
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As he lies on his deathbed, Valentine Clark harbors a secret he is desperate to be rid of. In his delirium he makes his last confession to Thomas Lyon, a visiting film maker shooting a movie on racing, whom he mistakes for a priest. Wild horses could not drag the secret from a priest, but in Lyon's case silence is merely an option, especially now that the secret has put his life in danger. By the author of Driving Force
Topics: Horse racing, Detective and mystery stories
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by Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992; Greenberg, Martin Harry; Olander, Joseph D
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Author's includeLew Gillis, Isaac Asimov, Carroll Mayers, Francis Nevins, and many, many more
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, American
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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"A Kangaroo book."
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Martin, Ann M., 1955-
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"An Apple paperback."
Topics: Mystery and detective stories, Detective and mystery stories, Babysitters, Babysitters, Detective...
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by Keene, Carolyn
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Nancy finds herself in danger when she tries to solve the mystery of the old inn, believed to be jinxed
Topics: Mystery fiction, Drew, Nancy (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, Drew, Nancy...
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Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Drew, Nancy (Fictitious character)
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by Sandford, John, 1944 Feb. 23-
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Lucas Davenport's old boss, Rose Marie Roux, has moved up and taken Lucas with her, creating for him a special troubleshooting job for the cases that are too complicated for others to handle--cases like when two people, a white woman and a black man, are found hanging naked from a tree in the woods of northern Minnesota
Topics: Davenport, Lucas (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Detective and mystery stories
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by Keene, Carolyn
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The disappearance of a seventeen-year-old girl leads Nancy into an intriguing mystery involving a castlelike building with a drawbridge
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Drew, Nancy (Fictitious character), Missing persons, Mystery and...
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by Winterfeld, Henry; Kleinert, Charlotte, ill
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Translation of: Caius ist ein Dummkopf
Topics: Mystery and detective stories, Detective and mystery stories, Adventure stories